Strikes on IS city, focus of international campaign, kill 8
BEIRUT (AP) -- A new wave of airstrikes targeting the Syrian city of Raqqa, the headquarters of the extremist Islamic State group and the focus of an international military campaign, killed at least eight people, including five children, Syrian opposition groups said Friday....
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France honors attack victims in city subdued by mourning
PARIS (AP) -- A subdued France paid homage Friday to those killed two weeks ago in the attacks that gripped Paris in fear and mourning, honoring each of the 130 dead by name as the president pledged to "destroy the army of fanatics" who claimed so many young lives....
The Latest: Belgium extends detention of suspect's driver
PARIS (AP) -- The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local:...
The Latest: Russia supports closing of Turkish=Syria border
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local....
Where's the beef? 40K pounds of meat stolen in Pennsylvania
LOGANTON, Pa. (AP) -- Where's the beef? That's what authorities would like to know after someone stole 40,000 pounds of it from a meat plant in central Pennsylvania....
Penn State's Sandusky settlements now total nearly $93M
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State settled with six more victims or accusers of Jerry Sandusky, according to a new audit that puts the school's total payout at nearly $93 million....
21-day strike ends, but teachers still don't have contract
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Classes have resumed in a western Pennsylvania school district following a 21-day teachers strike, but the educators still don't have a contract....
4th person captured in shooting of Pennsylvania trooper
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police have tracked down a fourth person wanted in connection with the shooting of a Pennsylvania state trooper during a chaotic car chase....
Homeless man dies months after attack outside gas station
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A homeless man has died months after being brutally beaten by a group of people outside a Philadelphia gas station....
Deer here: Game commission to steer hunters to prime spots
FISHER, Pa. (AP) -- Yo, hunters! Deer here....
Boston police say no investigation in apparent Okafor fight
BOSTON (AP) -- Boston police say they do not plan to investigate an apparent nightclub scuffle involving Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor unless someone involved comes forward to say they were the victim of a crime....
5 men arrested, accused of illegally killing 18 deer
HINTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Authorities have arrested five men from three states who are accused of killing nearly 20 deer in West Virginia....
So far, bear tally higher than in last year's hunting season
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Hunters killed 223 bears during the third day of Pennsylvania's statewide bear season, raising the three-day total to nearly 2,500....
Mother thankful after ailing girl has multi-organ transplant
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An ailing 8-year-old girl from western Pennsylvania has undergone a rare multi-organ transplant....
Today is Black Friday, the official start of the holiday shopping season and well known for early bird specials to attract customers to retail stores. According to Chicago based research firm Market Track, each year the differences between in-store and online purchases have narrowed. Retailers are shifting their messages from one that focuses strictly on price to one that emphasizes convenience, faster delivery and free shipping.
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